Category: Gods

Rathi Maharathi - Hindu FAQs 0

what are the classes of warrior according to hindu mythology?

According to Hindu mythology there are 5 classes of warrior excellence. Rathi: A warrior capable of attacking 5,000 warriors simultaneously. Atirathi: A warrior capable of contending with 12 Rathi class warriors or 60,000 Maharathi’s:...

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Ashta Lakshmi: The eight manifestations of Goddess Lakshmi

Ashta Lakshmi (अष्टलक्ष्मी) are manifestations of Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth. It is said that these manifestations preside over eight sources of wealth which are prosperity, good health, knowledge, strength, progeny, and power. The...

Women performing puja on dhanteras 0

What are the Significance of Dhanteras?

Dhanteras is the first day of Diwali or deepavali Festival as celebrated in India. The festival is basically known as “Dhanatrayodashi” where the word Dhana means wealth and Trayodashi means 13th day of the...

Mahaganpati, Ranjangaon - Ashtavinayaka 0

Who decides color for idols of hindu gods?

2 things. 1) Its in the stuti shlokas 2) As you want them to be. Eg Ganesha. As described in Atharvashirsha He is रक्तं लंबोदरं शूर्पकर्णकं रक्तवाससम्‌॥ रक्तगंधानुलिप्तांगं रक्तपुष्पैः सुपूजितम्‌॥ (1st image)